Steeplebush

Spiraea tomentosa
  • Light Full Sun Partial Sun Shade
  • Growth Rate Growth Rate Moderate
  • Height Height 2 to 4
  • Width Height 3 to 5

Hardhack or steeplebush is a smaller, pink flowered version of meadowsweet. It leaves are usually with a reddish tomentose on the back of the leave, a good distinguishing characteristic. Growth is best it full sun in wet to medium soil. Summer flowers are showy and popular with various pollinators. This species will struggle in dry hot clay soils.

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Description

Hardhack or steeplebush is a smaller, pink flowered version of meadowsweet. It leaves are usually with a reddish tomentose on the back of the leave, a good distinguishing characteristic. Growth is best it full sun in wet to medium soil. Summer flowers are showy and popular with various pollinators. This species will struggle in dry hot clay soils.

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Dimensions 6047483221 × 60474843220 cm
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